Half Term Cycling

Due to the increasing popularity of our school holiday events, Newcastle City Council Road Safety will be holding 2 days of cycle training at The Hub this February half-term. The training will be available to children and adults from 8 years who live, work or attend school in Newcastle upon Tyne, and is free of charge to participants.  All training will take place in an off-road environment.  


Two different courses will be offered; Learn to Ride, and Level 1 Bikeability:

  • Learn to ride is suitable for complete beginners and will be tailored to the ability and pace of the trainees.  Duration:  2 hours.
  • Level 1 Bikeability is aimed at those who can set off, pedal and stop.  The course focuses on perfecting bike handling skills such as stopping in control, using gears, signalling, etc.  Duration: 2 hours.


Details are as follows:

  • Dates:              Tuesday 13th and Thursday 15th February 2018
  • Time:               10 am – 12 pm

                                  1 pm – 3 pm

  • Programmes:  Learn to Ride and L1 Bikeability
  • Age:                Adults and children 8 years+
  • Location:         The Hub, Quayside, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1BU.
  • Participants will need to provide a bike and helmet.
  • Refreshments are available to purchase at The Hub.

All training is delivered by qualified National Standards Instructors.

Please e-mail Cycling in the City to book your place on one of the above courses.